Through a close examination of core philosophical texts from the late nineteenth century on, and making use of their skills in textual and argument analysis, students will examine the foundational methodological presuppositions of contemporary Western philosophical traditions. This unit completes the philosophy major, and prepares students for honours level work in the discipline.
|Unit name||Philosophy Capstone|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Humanities
|Discipline||Philosophy and Gender Studies|
Richard Corry, Suzy Bliss
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Launceston||Semester 2||On-Campus||Off-Campus||International International||Domestic Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2017: $793.00||2017: $1,561.00||091701|
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25 points at intermediate level in any HPH coded units
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
On campus: 3 contact hours weekly.
Off campus: the equivalent of 3 contact hours weekly facilitated through MyLO.
Seminar/discussion board contribution (20%), 500 word assignment (10%), 4500 word essay (70%).
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